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2010

11.22.2010

Befesa awarded contracts to improve two supply systems in Spain

The works are worth a combined €13 million

11.10.2010

Befesa’s sales up 25% at the end of the third quarter compared to the same period in 2009

EBITDA grew by 27% to €92 million Profit after tax rose by 23% International markets accounted for 60% of total sales

10.21.2010

Befesa awarded works to improve the dam in O Con, Pontevedra (Spain)

The work includes the automation of the monitoring elements and the outflow systems.

09.28.2010

Befesa enters in the steel waste recycling market in Turkey

Through the acquisition of a joint venture investment of 51 % in a steel dust recycling plant in Iskenderun, Turkey. The deal, which requires an investment of $10 million, includes developing the steel recycling business in the country.

08.25.2010

08.11.2010

Befesa begins operating the Chennai desalination plant, India’s largest reverse osmosis facility

This is the first desalination project to be realized under the DBOOT modality in India, and includes a 25-year plant operating period.

07.26.2010

Befesa’s industrial waste centre in Nerva passes the AENOR quality and environment audit

Befesa’s industrial waste centre in Nerva passes the AENOR quality and environment audit.

07.14.2010

Befesa is awarded the biggest desalination plant in Tunisia

The construction of the project involves an investment of 70 million euros. The plant can produce 50,000 cubic meters of desalinated water per day. The income from the water production concession is estimated to exceed 220 million euros.

06.21.2010

Befesa completes the financing for its new desulphurisation plant in the Port of Bilbao

The new infrastructure represents an investment of €70 million

05.11.2010

Befesa's sales up 18% in the first quarter

EBITDA rose by 26% to €29 million.

05.10.2010

Befesa Zinc Sur to hold consultation days for the steel dust recycling and recovery plant in Villafranca de los Barros

Befesa Zinc Sur to hold consultation days for the steel dust recycling and recovery plant in Villafranca de los Barros.

05.06.2010

Befesa pleased that the University of Huelva certifies that the Nerva Waste Centre does not reduce air quality

Befesa pleased that the University of Huelva certifies that the Nerva Waste Centre does not reduce air quality

04.16.2010

Alfredo Velasco, Corporate Strategy and Development Manager of Befesa GRI, new Chairman of ASEGRE

ASEGRE, the Association of Special Resources and Waste Management Companies, is made up of Spanish companies that manage hazardous and toxic wastes in accordance with Law 20/1986.

02.24.2010

Befesa records profit after tax of €40.9 million

Sales from the water generation and management activity grow 29%

02.19.2010

02.12.2010

The Nerva Industrial Waste Centre grants its annual sponsorship to local sports clubs and entities

The Nerva Industrial Waste Centre grants its annual sponsorship to local sports clubs and entities

01.25.2010

Befesa to reduce the salinity of the water that goes into the treatment plants of the Baix Llobregat

The project is worth more than €8.4 million. The works will prevent the flows with the highest salt concentrations reaching the treatment plants and will promote the reuse of treated water.